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  • U.S. reviewing Sinai peacekeeper mission, looks at automating jobs

    3 weeks ago

    The U.S. military said on Tuesday it has formally notified Egypt and Israel that it is reviewing multinational peacekeeping operations in the insurgency-wracked Sinai, including ways to use technology to do the job of some U.S. troops there.

    U.S. officials, speaking to Reuters on...

  • April 18, 2013

    By Shmuel Rosner

    April 18, 2013 | 3:36 am

    The US

    Headline: U.S. military to step up presence in Jordan in light of Syria civil war

    To Read:  Terrorism expert David Schanzer tries to understand why terrorism is still so rare in the US-

     Then why doesn't it happen more often?

    The main reason is that there just...

  • Romney would up defense aid to Israel

    October 7, 2011 | 1:13 pm

    Mitt Romney said he would increase defense assistance to Israel, raise the U.S. military profile near Iran and recognize Israel as a Jewish state.

    Romney, the former Massachusetts governor and frontrunner in the bid to secure the Republican nomination for president, delivered the...

  • The Few, The Proud, The Jewish

    By Mikhail Ekshtut

    July 3, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    In the entire U.S. military there are about 50 Orthodox Jews -- and I am one of them. Why am I telling you this?

    I was born in Kiev, Ukraine. In 1976, when I was 5, my parents, sister and I immigrated to the United States and settled in Seattle. I grew up mostly nonobservant, but...